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[audio]AFRS-V-Discs - dont1961
These V-Discs all came as a set and are in great shape, I've included one acetate from WOR that was right in the middle of the stack. The Army was the original source of the V-Disc records, with their first  being issued in October of 1943.The Army’s V-Disc project provided a monthly 'care' package of music specially recorded for troops overseas. Soldiers fighting a far-flung war welcomed these musical snapshots of life back home.
Keywords: OTR; WWII; Kaye Kyser; Al Noble; Pete Johnson; Hal McIntyre; Jimmy Dorsey; Swing; Big Band; Freddy Martin
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[audio]AFRS-9 - dont1961
The biggest names in Hollywood and Broadway recorded for AFRS during the war years, The American Forces Network can trace its origins back to May 26, 1942, when the War Department established the Armed Forces Radio Service (AFRS). The U.S. Army began broadcasting from London during World War II, using equipment and studio facilities borrowed from the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC). The first transmission to U.S...
Keywords: AFRS; OTR; GI Jive; Count Bassie; Benny Goodman; Jimmy Dorsey; Johnny Mercer; Helen Forrest; Dick Haymes; Suspense; Jubilee; At Ease; Louis Armstrong; Yank Bandstand; Swingtime; This Is The Story; Edith Barrett; Lionel Barrymore; Bartlett and RobertsonJoan Edwards; Hymns From Home; Glenn Miller; Big Band; Jazz; WWII
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